News: Government

Scenic World Blue Mountains wins Sydney Harbour Bridge climb attraction contract

NSW's Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has announced that the operators of Scenic World Blue Mountains have won the 20 year NSW Roads and Maritime Services contract to…

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Jun 15, 2018 Attractions / Government / Marketing / Safety / Tourism /


New Zealand Government announces tourism tax details

The New Zealand Government has announced details of its planned tourism tax, with international visitors to pay between $25 and $35 from late next year. Prompted by onging concern about…

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Jun 15, 2018 Environment / Finance / Government / Tourism /


BridgeClimb Sydney acknowledges ‘end of a wonderful era’

Having today been advised by NSW’s Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) that it had been unsuccessful in its bid to win a new 20 year contract to operate on the Sydney Harbour Bridge,…

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Jun 15, 2018 Attractions / Government / Safety / Tourism /


Massive tower developments to fund relocation of Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum

The NSW government wants to include two ‘super towers’ on the edge of the Parramatta River as part of the relocation of Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum (Museum of Applied Arts…

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Jun 12, 2018 Attractions / Education / Government / Venues /


Queensland Government makes significant investments in tourism development

Looking to capitalise on record numbers of visitors, the Queensland Government is to invest $180 million in new tourism experiences and infrastructure. Queensland’s 2018/19 budget…

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Jun 12, 2018 Attractions / Finance / Government / Marketing / Tourism /


Redevelopment of Allianz and ANZ Stadiums to deliver ‘negative returns’ on investment

The increasingly controversial redevelopments of Sydney’s Allianz Stadium and ANZ Stadium will deliver negative returns on the NSW Government’s investment, according to business…

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Jun 12, 2018 Entertainment / Government / Sport / Venues /


PCYC NSW set for record funding injection

Police Citizens Youth Club (PCYC) NSW is set to receive a record funding injection to build four new clubs and upgrade five existing facilities throughout NSW. NSW Minister for Police Troy…

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Jun 8, 2018 Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


Applications open for Greater Sydney Sports Facility Fund

The NSW Office of Sport (OOSNSW) has announced the opening of the Greater Sydney Sports Facility Fund, with a webinar for potential applicants to be held this Wednesday. Applications for…

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Jun 4, 2018 Finance / Government / Recreation / Sport /


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